A recent study by the National Center for Health Statistics shows that, after a seven-year decline, teen deaths by drug overdoses are again on the increase. The study released earlier this month stated that from 1999-2007 the death rate among adolescents 15-19 years old more than doubled, from 1.6 deaths per 100,000 to 4.2. That […]
I want to encourage you to be generous as you join with other Georgia Baptists in supporting our ministry efforts in Georgia.
We are enriched for the purpose of generosity.
“This year’s emphasis for the Mission Georgia Offering and Season of Prayer highlights the generosity of God.”
“… we must abide – in the unfailing, life-giving grace and love of King Jesus.”
This is the final of a dozen stories highlighting the upcoming annual meeting of the Georgia Baptist Convention in Savannah. The stories, which have been published on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday for the next four weeks, have included both Convention-related content and a look at how the Savannah Baptist Association is making a Kingdom impact […]
Georgia Baptist Health Care Ministry Foundation provides $307,450 in health-related grants in metro Savannah
This is the sixth of a dozen stories highlighting the upcoming Nov. 14-15 annual meeting of the Georgia Baptist Convention in Savannah. The stories are being published on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday through Nov. 11 and include both Convention-related content and a look at how the Savannah Baptist Association is making a Kingdom impact in […]
Back in June, I had the awesome opportunity to attend the Southern Baptist Convention in St. Louis, MO. While there, I heard a passionate message from the former SBC President, Dr. Ronnie Floyd. In his message, Dr. Floyd made a quote that has stuck with me since that day. He said “God has you where […]
The Mission Georgia Offering is highlighted and received throughout September each year. You need to know, that there are churches that choose to give their Mission Georgia Offering at other times during the year and that is completely fine. When the offering is given is a local church decision. I am very grateful for each […]
There is an increasing awareness … that we are not living in a world where the world is “over there somewhere.”
“Every dime of this offering will be used to make an eternal difference in thousands of lives in our state.
The theme for this year’s Mission Georgia emphasis is Beyond: Proving the Power of God. The accompanying scripture is Ephesians 3:20-21: ‘Now to Him who is able to do above and beyond all that we ask or think according to the power that works in us – to Him be glory in the church and […]